Dr. Therien (née Effiong) knew that she wanted to be a dentist since she was 8 years old. She grew up in Rexton New Brunswick and obtained her Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and Immunology from Dalhousie University in 2010. She then when on to graduate with her Doctor of Dental Surgery from Dalhousie University in 2014. Dr. Therien practiced in Edmonton Alberta for two years following graduation and then returned to New Brunswick and started working at the Fredericton Dental Centre in July 2016. Dr. Therien enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and especially enjoys working with children. She is pleased to offer services in both English and French. In her spare time Dr. Therien enjoys spending time with her husband. They enjoy camping and hiking in the summer, and snowshoeing in the winter.